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Sketch supposedly for monument of Admiral Hamskerk. terracotta. Striding figure clad in armor with large neck ruff (right arm & nose gone) on rough block.

Provenance

By 1951, Dr. M. Hugo Oelze (d. 1967), Amsterdam; 1951, sold by Oelze to the MFA for $700 [see note 1]. (Accession Date: June 14, 1951) NOTES: [1] Purchased with MFA accession no. 51.1406a-b for $700.

Credit Line

Seth Kettell Sweetser Fund

17th century

Object Place

The Netherlands

Dimensions

36.2 cm (14 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

51.1407

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture